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All 73 Port Aransas Restaurants

Virginia's On The Bay

815 Trout St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5027
361-749-4088
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Ranked #39 of 73 Restaurants in Port Aransas
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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Rockport, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Very good Shrimp Salad and a very good view of the water and the boats coming and going. Service is good and they have a full bar.

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Stonewall, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Great hamburgers and fried shrimp. It was real busy but got our food in a timely manner. Can watch boats come and go and smell the sea. Their food plates really look good when they bring them to the table.

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Austin, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Old favorite. Sit on patio and watch fishing and cargo ships come in. Great atmosphere. Food good. Prepare for a wait during summer hours. Live music throughout the year.

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Fort Worth
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

You may want to do a lot of beach walking and biking after enjoying the fried shrimp & fried oysters at Virginia's! Delicious and well worth the calories and a very Port A experience. The restaurant feels very open and in a great location for watching boats, ships and water activity - people watching is also a great pastime here.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

I have heard about this restaurant a lot. We went ther for business dinner. I ordered yellowfin tuna... Oh well. Im from north east so Im very picky when it comes to tuna... Knowing kitchen from profesional side I can say the tuna was from package. Overe cooked dry and quite awful as for marina restaurant. Vegetables were from package..... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Had a great seat right by the water. Saw a pirate ship come into the channel, an added bonus to the amazing dinner. Tuna steak was grilled to perfection and served with a house made ginger soy sauce. Great service, great views, great place. One to visit for sure when in town!

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texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Perfect weather for sitting outside. Fast service, very good coconut shrimp, grilled tuna salads. Steamed veggies not so great but who cares. Watching the boats and water sparkle is spectacular!

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Wichita
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Good food at a reasonable price, the atmosphere nice, as it was on the water! We would go back again.

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Seattle, Washington
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This was our second visit to Virginia's and both times the food was hearty and fairly standard for the Gulf Coast, but the food is not what brought us back. The view and setting is fabulous. Dolphins, gulls, herons, egrets, pelicans, tour boats, huge barges, pleasure and fishing boats, all make the experience interesting and relaxing. If view/setting is what... More 

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Pleasanton, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We split a meal at lunch time and their was plenty. The fish was very delicious and the mashed potatoes great..Served with fresh vegis and bread. It was really good. I liked the atmosphere also, its always nice to eat outside when your on vacation. The waitress was so nice also. Very clean and nice. We will come back..

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Additional Information about Virginia's On The Bay

Address: 815 Trout St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5027
Phone Number: 361-749-4088
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
Cuisine: Seafood

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